The Incident Room at Pleasance Courtyard

Review: The Incident Room at Pleasance Courtyard

The five-year manhunt for the serial killer dubbed the Yorkshire Ripper is meaty fodder for deliberation, having already inspired a host of documentaries and books on different aspects of the sprawling investi...
Eugene Onegin at Festival Theatre

Review: Eugene Onegin at the Festival Theatre

Komische Oper Berlin have their work cut out for them in tackling Tchaikovsky’s opera in which, according to the programme notes, “not a lot happens”. Tchaikovsky himself coined the term “lyrical scenes” to de...
Anna Calvi at Leith Theatre

Review: Anna Calvi at Leith Theatre

This year’s EIF contemporary music programme features a number of powerful female voices, with the imperious Anna Calvi following hot on the heels of Kate Tempest and Neneh Cherry. The London-based singer/guit...

Paloma Faith “I won’t back down”

Pop diva Paloma Faith is using her platform for progress, promoting charity and change as she performs her new album, The Architect, at the Edinburgh Summer Sessions Paloma Faith is remembering the first time s...